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Hidden Heroes: African Americans, NASA and The Quest for the Final Frontier — C.R. Gibbs to Lecture at the Alexandria Black History Museum | News Release | City of Alexandria

The Alexandria Black History Museum

 Presents

Hidden Heroes: African Americans, NASA and The Quest for the Final Frontier

 

Screen Shot 2017-04-18 at 4.09.23 PMJoin author, lecturer, and historian of the African Diaspora, C.R. Gibbs, to learn about the soaring story of the unheralded black men and women who were doctors, mathematicians, engineers, scientists, and astronauts who helped and are still helping advance America’s race into space. Gibbs will offer brief profiles of several of these individuals as well as a timeline of United States aeronautical exploration.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Time: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Alexandria Black History Museum

902 Wythe Street

Alexandria, Virginia  22314

 

FREE  — Reservations Suggested: 703.746.4356

 

The Alexandria Black History Museum is located five blocks from the Braddock Road Metro Station on the Yellow and Blue Lines.  Street Parking is available.

 

The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended.  To request a reasonable accommodation, e-mail black.history@alexandriava.gov or call 70.746-4356 or Virginia Relay 711.


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